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Oversized load hits bridge and falls on car, killing driver in west-central Minnesota

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MILAN, Minn. -- A Granite Falls, Minn., man was killed early Monday morning when a truck carrying an oversized load struck an overhead railroad bridge, causing the load to smash into the man's car.


George J. Piasecki, 61, was killed when the load came off a semitrailer on Minnesota Highway 7/U.S. Highway 59 north of Milan in west-central Minnesota, according to the State Patrol's online report.

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